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Eurasianism and the Far Right in Central and Southeast Europe

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This article focuses on Eurasianism as an ideological trend with a political appeal beyond the post-Soviet space. It demonstrates that the roles envisioned for the ‘Trojan horses’ of Eurasianism among the far right in Central/Southeast Europe and for Eurasianism’s sympathizers in Western Europe bear a qualitative difference. In the former case, the emphasis is on systemic transformation whereas, in the latter case, on a gradualist strategy.

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The Curious Chasidic Pilgrimage to Lelov, Poland

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This paper discusses a Chasidic pilgrimage movement focused on Lelov, which lies south of Cracow. Pilgrimage has always been a major part of Jewish tradition, but for many years during the Cold War it was possible only for a devoted few to return to Poland. With the collapse of Communism, however, pilgrimage sites in Central and Eastern Europe have become much more accessible and consequently ultra-orthodox Jews have created a ‘return movement’.

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‘New History—the New Ways of Knowing and Remembering the Caucasus in Poland’

International Affairs , Vol. 3, no. 2, 2009, pp. 227–232. Mälksoo, M., ‘The Memory Politics of Becoming European’, European Journal of International Relations , vol. 15, no. 4, 2009, pp. 653–680. Michlic, J. B., ‘The Path of Bringing the Dark to Light: Memory of the Holocaust in Postcommunist Europe’, in M. Pakier, J. Wawrzyniak, (eds.), Memory and Change in Europe. Eastern Perspectives , New York-Oxford, Berghahn Books, 2015, pp. 115–130. Mink, G. and Neumayer, L., History, Memory and Politics in Central and Eastern Europe. Memory Games , Basingstoke

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Headlines as Fake News: Discursive Deception in Serbia’s Daily Informer (2012–2018)

–90. FreedomHouse (2016), ‘Serbia - Freedom of the Press’, (Freedom House). Galasinski, Dariusz (2000), The language of deception: A discourse analytical study (Sage Publications). Geis, Michael L (1982), The language of television advertising (New York: Academic Press). Gerő, Márton, et al. (2017), ‘Understanding Enemy Images in Central and Eastern European Politics. Towards an Interdisciplinary Approach’, Mobilization through Enemy Images in Central and Eastern Europe , 14. Grimes, DA (1990), ‘Breast cancer, the pill and the press’, Oral

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Proinnovative Policy and the National Innovation System a case study from Poland

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The article explores the main elements of the creation a proinnovation policy in Poland as a new case of public policy. It analyses the current status of proinnovation policy in Poland and the relationships implicit in the Polish National Innovation System. The findings support the conclusion that Polish proinnovation policy and the system through which it is enacted are at an early stage of development which is characteristic of co-called ‘catching-up’ countries. The findings show that there is a need for the strategic and holistic management of this type of sub-functional system to enable it to support SMEs in the development of their capacity for innovation. This should include a wide range of public and private institutions in the context of multi-stage governance.

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Reviews. Focus: The Balkans and Post-Communism
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